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    Default Playstore headache

    You have probably seen this a dozen times: We are unable to verify your account at this time. Please try again in a few minutes. I am signed into my account but this prompt is the error prompt I get after trying to download.
    Your help much appreciated.
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    Default Re: Playstore headache

    I started to get the same message also yesterday but only when I tried to download free apps. Paid apps, not problem. Nor updates.
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    I get it on both. I have no problem on the Galaxy Nexus.
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    Have you recently activated two step verification? Also, do you see your device in the web version of Google Play? (https://play.google.com/store/account)
    That was my issue. I didn't see my device so I had to reset to factory default, then enter the new authorized application password generated by the 2 step verification process.
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    Thanks clubbem for the leads. I did not see my Nexus 7, only the GN and an outdated DX. There doesn't seem to be a delete link for the old one. And there is no link to add new. Oh no, the dreaded reset to factory default. Oh no.........
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    Not to worry. Remember everything is stored in your Google Play account.

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    Rebooted the silly 7 and the Play Store now plays and gladly takes my $.
    @clubbem
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    Default Re: Playstore headache

    HAd to set up a hole different account with this g mail snoop crap.

    Was able to download an app I was able to get from my usual account from a different p Droid,

    Odd thing is, if I flash from one ROM to another I can download apps with out issue, for a short while. Then that damn "we are unable to verify your account at this time. please try again in a few minutes" error comes back ..

    And whats this "Few minutes" bull!?

    It should read, "We are unable to verify your account at this time. Please try again in. on a few minutes, or maybe a few hours or. ' ' tisk' ' .umm... er..... It may take longer.
    Well, actually we may not know HOW Long this is going to be!!" "So, why don't, You decide!..... tee hee...".

    Idiots.

    I spent a lot of money with that service.


    Looks like COMPETITION is surely necessary!!!

    Pat...

    Galaxy Note ( AT&T)


    Another thing I noticed, apps I was trying to download from my established g mail account that were then free, fom this account I was forced to create, those apps now cost $$....
    Whats up with that?

    I think this answers it.

    Goople is under staffed.

    I'm interested! So, where do I send my resume?

    ---------- Post Merged at 07:13 PM ---------- Previous Post was at 07:11 PM ----------

    Wow this is only me first post from when I joined two years back?

    sorry...
    Last edited by pat@patdoherty.net; 09-23-2012 at 06:20 PM. Reason: second, third and 4th thoughts

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